Journal of
Bioinformatics and Sequence Analysis

  • Abbreviation: J. Bioinform. Seq. Anal.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-2464
  • DOI: 10.5897/JBSA
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 46

Table of Content: January 2010; 2(2)

January 2010

Towards understanding the regulation of rubber biosynthesis: Insights into the initiator and elongator enzymes

  Natural rubber is an important polymer produced by plants and made up of isoprene units derived from isopentenyl diphosphate (IPP). Although more than 2000 plant species are known to produce natural rubber, currently there are two important commercial sources, Hevea brasiliensis (the Brazilian rubber tree) andParthenium argentatum Gray (guayule). Natural rubber biosynthesis requires three distinct...

Author(s): Ankita Punetha, Jayaraman Muthukumaran, Anmol Jaywant Hemrom, Nagarajan Arumugam, Mannu Jayakanthan and Durai Sundar

January 2010

AIDGEN: A database Of AIDS information system

  AIDS is a a highly vulnerable life threatening disease that attacks and destroys the body’s immune system, leaving the patient abnormally vulnerable to infections and many other diseases caused by  the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) in humans. The overall aim of this AIDGEN database is to create awareness among people about AIDS, to dispel myths about AIDS and AIDS causing genes....

Author(s): Maruthamuthu Rajadurai, Sagadevan Arthy, M. Muthulakshmi and Shameela Rajam